May Classes At GMC

Cancer Transitions
A six-week workshop designed to help cancer survivors make the transition from active treatment to post-treatment care.  Sessions include expert panelists, relaxation and stress management training, nutrition, and emotional health. To learn more or to register call 678-312-3100.
May 14 – June 18 (Wed.), 3 – 5:30 p.m.
Cancer support Center
631 Gwinnett Physicians Center
631 Professional Drive, Suite 220
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
FREE. Registration required. 

Big Brothers/Big Sisters to Be
Children ages 3 to 10 will tour the Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion, discuss what to expect, practice holding and swaddling, and make a birthday card. Parents also receive materials on sibling preparation.
April 29 (Tue.) 6:30 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA  30046
Fee: $20 per child, $10 for each additional child

Babysitters Training Course
American Red Cross class that teaches babysitters ages 11 – 15 general safety, basic care, first aid and critical emergency action skills. Successful participants receive a program certificate.
May 3 (Sat.) 9 a.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA  30046
Fee: $75

Breastfeeding Basics
This single session class helps parents get started with breastfeeding.
May 5 (Mon.) 7 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $25 per couple

Newborn Care
This single session class helps expectant parents prepare to care for a newborn.
May 6 (Tue.) 7 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $40 per couple

Healthy Childbirth Weekend
Please join us for our condensed weekend class series that is taken during your third trimester. You will learn signs of labor, breathing & relaxation techniques, medical interventions, and more. A tour of Gwinnett Women's Pavilion is included.
May 9 (Fri.) 6 – 9 p.m. and May 10 (Sat.) 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $95 per couple

Stand on Your Own Two Feet
Richard Mistretta, DPM, podiatrist, will discuss foot problems associated with diabetes and teach proper foot care to keep your feet healthy.
May 13 (Tue.), 6–7 p.m.
Diabetes & Nutrition Education Center,
Glancy Campus, Kiwi Room
3215 McClure Bridge Road
Duluth, GA 30096  
FREE, Registration required

Growing Girl
This class is for girls age 10 – 12 and their mothers. Topics include physical and emotional changes of puberty, including myths and fears.
May 19 (Mon.) 6:30 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA  30046
Fee: $15 per person

Car Seat Class
Learn what to consider when choosing a car seat, how to install it and the techniques to secure your child in the seat. You can also have your car seat checked by a certified car seat safety technician to determine if it is properly installed.
May 22 (Thur.) 7 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $20

To register for any of these classes, visit gwinnettmedicalcenter.org/classes.


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